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I just stripped down my P4 setup
temps dropped from 35-40*C to 25-26*C.

Just thought I would share that with everyone.

I had to also rip apart my powmax psu to fix this fan..

Rediculous.


p4 3.0 northwood
And a NOISY ass 92mm tornado strapped to it
Not too bad for an old setup. Thinking about using this one for folding.

But no matter what, I need to get the processor off of that intel motherboard.

EDIT:
Check out that floppy drive cable. LOL.
Edited by SlantS - 6/2/08 at 12:03am
post #2 of 11
that wood table in the 1st pic. looks like the exact same one in my house... the finish / type of wood is so similar i would believe you if you said you broke in my house and took pictures on my table!
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lol @ the tornado
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I have a similar setup, except with more cables and less fans. I dusted off the CPU tower with compressed air and went from load temps of ~50c to 35c.

Mine was really dusty.
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I am OCD when it comes to cleaning my rig...once a week at least.
 
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post #6 of 11
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I was seriously taking dust off of that heatsink in layers lol.
Hopefully I can get some use out of this thing. I am definetly using that case for my next build though. So many fans haha.
post #7 of 11
LOL this reminded me of when I opened my mum's PC to find piles of dust and cat fur.
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Why the tornado!?
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post #9 of 11
wow... i remember those vantec tornados. those were the **** back in the day, they moved so much air, but were as loud as a damn buzz saw.
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post #10 of 11
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It even has the Thermalright SP-90 haha
This setup was badass... in 2002.
Edited by SlantS - 6/2/08 at 1:00am
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